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City of license Ottawa, Ontario
Broadcast area National Capital Region
(Eastern Ontario, Western Quebec, Upstate New York)
Branding The Jewel 98.5 FM
Slogan Lite & Refreshing
Frequency 98.5 MHz (FM)
First air date February 20, 2006
Format Adult Contemporary / Adult Standards
ERP 4,850 watts
Class A
Callsign meaning C JeWeL
Owner Evanov Communications
Webcast Windows Media stream
(via "Listen Live" link)
Website The Jewel 98.5 FM

CJWL-FM is a Canadian radio station that broadcasts a combined pop standards/instrumental easy listening format at broadcasting at 98.5 FM in Ottawa. It was launched on February 20, 2006 and is owned by Evanov Communications.

CJWL has a similar format to that company's CKDX in the Greater Toronto Area, and is branded as "The Jewel 98.5 FM". The station was licensed by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission in 2005.[1]

The CJWL callsign formerly belonged to Haliburton Broadcasting Group's CFIF in Iroquois Falls.

On October 6, 2009, CJWL received CRTC approval to increase power from 485 watts to 1,100 watts.[2]


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Coordinates: 45°25′46″N 75°41′26″W / 45.42945°N 75.69044°W / 45.42945; -75.69044